Welcome to Nicholls Online’s electronic registration process.  Our goal is to serve the needs of students in the most confidential and courteous manner possible through admission, advising, orientation to electronic learning, registration, and tuition/payment processes.

Nicholls Online offers courses during 8-week terms that begin in January, March, June, August and October.  Course offerings during the current and upcoming semesters can be viewed on the Schedule of Classes link to the left. Nicholls Online students are allowed to schedule a maximum of 9 hours per term

Steps for Registration for Nicholls Online

Step 1: Communicate with an Advisor concerning your degree plan. Refer to Academic Programs and Contact Information listed below.

Step 2: Review the Nicholls Online Calendar page for dates of when classes begin/end and for financial payment information.

Step 3: Review the Courses available from the link to the left. Consider the dates for these courses when planning your schedule. Make note of the specific courses and CRN (computer registration number). You will need this number when you register.

Step 4: Determine which courses you need based on your degree plan and discussion with advisor. Remember, Nicholls Online students are only allowed to register for 9 hours per term.

Step 5: Click on Banner Self Service to register for your courses. First time students go to the How to Register page for information on this process.

*After the 7th day of classes, Nicholls’ students cannot register/drop/add classes through Banner. You will need to email with the courses you want to add. Include the course CRN and your N#.  And remember to use your Nicholls email address when contacting the university.

Advising Contact Information

Students should contact their academic advisor to review their proposed course schedule before registering for any classes. Our academic programs are listed below by major with the appropriate e-mail address for advisement. If you need further assistance, please contact the Nicholls Online office at or (855) 642-6654. Office hours are 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, excluding holidays.

Academic Programs and Contact Information
Associate Degrees
Petroleum Services, telephone: 985.448.4739
Safety Technology
e-mail:, telephone: 985.448.4739
Certificate Program
Post Baccalaureate Certification in Business Administration
e-mail:, telephone: (985) 448-4245
Bachelor Degrees
Business Administration
e-mail:, telephone: (985) 448-4245
English, Literary Studies Concentration
General Family and Consumer Science
· Students under 30 credit hours,       e-mail: or telephone: (855) 642-6654
· Students over 30 credit hours,          e-mail:
Health Science
Interdisciplinary Studies
Political Science

Master’s Degrees

Curriculum & Instruction: Early Childhood Education